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Counseling Services

November 27, 2019

 

 

 

 

 

Hi Parents of UC Davis Students, we are excited to let you know about our services on campus to help address students’ mental health needs. 

Parent to Parent

November 27, 2019

By Mary Jane Dellafiora, Aggie Parent and Family Council Member

 

Parent to Parent

October 31, 2019

By Mary Jane Dellafiora, Aggie Parent and Family Council Member

Student Updates

October 30, 2019

Favorites from Home Submission
Being away from home is tough, so we want to give your students a little piece of home when they dine in our dining commons. Share with us the recipe for your student’s favorite dish, and we might just serve it! Please see the click here for more information. 

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Help Students Address Student Hunger

October 01, 2019

By Eric Gifford

If you’re looking for ways to give at UC Davis, a particularly rewarding service to support is the Student Pantry.

Hunger among students is more prevalent than many of us realize. According to a recent task force study at UC Davis, 44 percent of students report food insecurity, meaning they often skip meals and don’t know where their next meal is coming from. Sadly, this statistic is in keeping with national trends on college campuses.

Parents Fund supports students working to promote K12 STEM learning

February 11, 2019

By Eric Gifford

Associate Professor of Education and a Chancellor’s Fellow Lee Martin researches how we can get young people to be resourceful thinkers, especially using math and science. That goes for the K-12 students he studies –– and the UC Davis students he teaches and involves in his research.

Parent to Parent: Communication

February 11, 2019

February is coined the month of Love. Valentine’s Day has been celebrated in the United States and around the world since the 19th century, and the holiday became really popular in the 20th century. It has become a commercial phenomenon. Projected spending for loved ones in 2019 is a whopping $19.6B, up from the $18.2B spent last year. However, this year’s lovefest won’t quite break the 2016 record of $19.7B, where Americans spent an average of $147 on loved ones.

Career Corner: The Importance of Employer Info Sessions

February 11, 2019

By Ken Barnes

Why are employer info sessions crucial to the job search? First, let’s start with what an info session is. Employer information sessions are 1 -2 hour lectures, presentations, or talks given by representatives and recruiters. They offer insight into companies, position requirements, culture and more.

Benefits to your student for attending info sessions include: